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Sodium Fluoride



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Mineral supplement

Caries prophylaxis

Chemical Name

Sodium fluoride (NaF)

Foreign Names

  • Natrii fluoridum (Latin)
  • Natrium-fluorid (German)
  • Sodium (fluorure de) (French)

Generic Names

  • Sodium Fluoride (OS: JAN)
  • Natrii fluoridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Natriumfluorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Sodium (fluorure de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Sodium Fluoride (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Int. 4, USP 38)
  • Sodium fluoride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names


JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
USPPharmacopoeia of the United States

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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